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Portable Geiger Counter and Ratemeter

Portable Geiger Counter and Ratemeter

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Home-made rectanglular painted plywood drinks tray used at 'Pretty Point' homestead via Delegate, NSW

Home-made rectanglular painted plywood drinks tray used at '...

Judy Hirst collection no. 2
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Trays
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Delegate, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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Smiggins Holes, Winter 1950

Smiggins Holes, Winter 1950

Snowy Scheme - Joe Gordon collection
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Photographs
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Smiggins Holes, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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Wedding photograph

Wedding photograph

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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1922
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Baby's silver rattle

Baby's silver rattle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Baby rattles
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GRANVILLE SHOW 1952, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Adze haft with socket

Adze haft with socket

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Royal Sisters Volume Three

Royal Sisters Volume Three

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Books
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Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queensland Book Depot
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1953
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Horse and Pick-up, 6 Cattle and 2 Calves 1997

Horse and Pick-up, 6 Cattle and 2 Calves 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Engawala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Christopher Wallace
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1997
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Yellow cloth bag, lined with plastic, used for containing sugar

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Sugar containers
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W.G. Cricketing Reminiscences and Personal Recollections

W.G. Cricketing Reminiscences and Personal Recollections

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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William G. Grace
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1899
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Hands Off!! Rainforests

Hands Off!! Rainforests

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Banners
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Ida Mc Leish
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Wooden case with drill bits

Wooden case with drill bits

George O Crawford collection
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Drill bits
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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British Scouts district badge, Middlesex

British Scouts district badge, Middlesex

Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pincushions
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Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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White fabric camiknickers

White fabric camiknickers

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Camiknickers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Snow covered Hills on the way to Tatungfu

Snow covered Hills on the way to Tatungfu

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Pair of tan leather ballet slippers

Pair of tan leather ballet slippers

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Ballet shoes
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Golf pouch and six golf tees

Golf pouch and six golf tees

Thompson Family collection
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Golfing equipment
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Val Plumwood's gardening boots, pair 2

Val Plumwood's gardening boots, pair 2

Val Plumwood collection
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Boots
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Two sets of playing cards within a box, featuring the logo of the FJ Holden

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Jack Heenan collection
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Playing cards
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GM Holden Ltd
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1948
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Vietnam

Vietnam

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Electrode glove

Electrode glove

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Lantern slide - Chambers Pillar, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Chambers Pillar, Central Desert, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Encased albumen photograph of Edward Robert Gore

Encased albumen photograph of Edward Robert Gore

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Photographs
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Mr Edward R. Gore
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Table runner with lace edging

Table runner with lace edging

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Certificate

Certificate

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Certificates
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London, England
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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1945
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Spur strap

Spur strap

Colledge Family collection
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Footwear accessories
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Mockba 1987  World Congress of Women

Mockba 1987 World Congress of Women

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Lace and fabric flowers in box

Lace and fabric flowers in box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textiles
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Fiftieth Anniversary 1888-1938

Fiftieth Anniversary 1888-1938

Olive King collection
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Commemorative medallions
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Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1938
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England V Australia 1877 to 1904

England V Australia 1877 to 1904

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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J N. Pentelow
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1904
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Case for an Order of Australia

Case for an Order of Australia

Nova Peris collection
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Presentation cases
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Nova Peris
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Ladies dyed pink satin left tango shoe, with a clear cut bead at the centre top

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan Shoe Company
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1920
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Pencil

Pencil

John Docker collection
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Pencils
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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1922 wedding photograph taken from The Australian Women's Weekly, December 1983

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Margot Child collection
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Magazine clippings
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The Australian Women's Weekly
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1983
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Miniature medals of William Beausang

Miniature medals of William Beausang